State senator Willis Lord, R-North Waterboro, was the beneficiary of a $100-per-
State senator Willis Lord, R-North Waterboro, was the beneficiary of a $100-per-plate fund-raising dinner that was hosted in part by construction industry executives. Lord, the co-chairman of the Maine Legislature's Natural Resources Committee, chaired a public hearing on LD 1853 and LD 1854 the day after the fund-raiser. LD 1853 revises the state's site law, and LD 1854 covers gravel pits. Judy Berk of the Natural Resources Council of Maine said the fund-raiser is an example of money influencing politics, but Lord said the timing was coincidental. Details.
Campaign funds, Conflict of interests, Legislators, Lord, Willis
Chutchian, Kenneth Z., "State senator Willis Lord, R-North Waterboro, was the beneficiary of a $100-per-" (1996). Maine News Index – Maine Times. 1618.